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Focail chosúla: trip · dip · hip · kip · lip · nip · pip · rip · sip · tap
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tip

noun
verb
phrases
noun
1 noun end of sth narrowbarr masc1  c m ubior masc3  c m ugob masc1  c m uthey were covered from tip to toe bhí siad clúdaithe ó bhun go barrtip of the nose barr na sróinethe northern tip of Norway gob thuaidh na hIorua 2 noun piece on narrow end of sthbarr masc1  c m ugob masc1  c m uceann masc1  c m u
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun sum of moneyséisín masc  c m usíneadh láimhe  c m u 4 noun piece of adviceleid fem2  c m unod masc1  c m ucomhairle fem4  c m utake a tip from me glac mo comhairlese, glac comhairle uaimsehere are some tips on gardening seo cúpla leid ar gharraíodóireacht 5 noun prediction of winnerleid fem2  c m unod masc1  c m uI got a good tip for the afternoon race fuair mé nod maith do rás an tráthnóna 6 noun for rubbishdumpa masc4  c m uionad bruscairláithreán dramhaíola technical term 7 noun informal untidy or filthy placeprochóg fem2brocais fem2  c m uhis room is an absolute tip tá a sheomra trína chéile ar fad
verb
8 verb put sth on tip; provide with tip TRANSITIVEbarr a chur arhe tipped the dart with poison chuir sé nimh ar bharr na dairte, chuir sé barr nimhe ar an dairt 9 verb give gratuity TRANSITIVEséisín a thabhairt dosíneadh láimhe a thabhairt do 10 verb predict success etc TRANSITIVEtuar verb  c m uthe party was tipped to get three of the seats bhí trí cinn de na suíocháin á dtuar don pháirtí 11 verb overbalance and fall INTRANSITIVEtit verb  c m uiompaigh verb  c m utiontaigh verb  c m uthe tractor tipped onto its side d'iompaigh an tarracóir ar a thaobhthe boat tipped over d'iompaigh an bád béal faoi 12 verb cause to overbalance and fall TRANSITIVEiompaigh verb  c m utiontaigh verb  c m uleag verb  c m ushe tipped the box over d'iompaigh sí an bosca bunoscionn, d'iompaigh sí an bosca droim ar aisthey tipped the car on its side d'iompaigh siad an carr ar a thaobh 13 verb empty or pour out TRANSITIVEcaith verb  c m udoirt verb  c m uscaoil verb  c m uhe tipped the turf out of the lorry scaoil sé anuas an mhóin as an leoraí, thipeáil sé an mhóin as an leoraí 14 verb dispose of sth TRANSITIVEdumpáil verb  c m ucaith amach  c m udiúscair technical term verb  c m uyou must get a permit to tip waste caithfidh tú ceadúnas a fháil chun dramhaíl a dhumpáil 15 verb tilt
INTRANSITIVEclaon verb  c m ufiar verb  c m uthe seat tips forward titeann an suíochán chun tosaigh
TRANSITIVEclaon verb  c m uhe tipped his seat back lig sé a shuíochán siar
16 verb move into worse state etc INTRANSITIVEtit verb  c m usleamhnaigh verb  c m uthe country quickly tipped into recession ba ghearr gur shleamhnaigh an tír isteach i lag trá 17 verb put into worse state etc TRANSITIVEcuir verb  c m ubrúigh verb  c m useol verb  c m uher death nearly tipped him over the edge ba bheag nár chuir a bás thar bhéal na binne é 18 verb courteous gesture TRANSITIVEbarra na méar a leagan ar 19 verb especially SPOR hit lightly TRANSITIVEméarbhuille a thabhairt arbuille éadrom a bhualadh arteagmhaigh le PhrV  c m uthe goalkeeper tipped the ball over the bar chuir an cúl báire a lámh leis an liathróid agus chuir thar an trasnán í
phrases

a tip of the hat

moladh mór

on the tip of the tongue

1 (also

on the tip of your tongue

) not quite rememberingar bharr do theanga agatthe answer was on the tip of her tongue bhí an freagra ar bharr a teanga aici, bhí an freagra ar bharr a goib aici
2 (also

on the tip of everyone's tongue

) much spoken abouti mbéal an phobail

the tip of the iceberg

(also

the tip of an iceberg

) an ceann caol den deacrachtan chuid is lú den scéal

to tip your hand

(US), informaldo rún a nochtadhdo rún a ligean

to tip your hat to sb

informaltréaslú le duinecomhghairdeas a dhéanamh le duineI tip my hat to you for your courage tréaslaím do mhisneach leat , tréaslaím leat as do mhisneach

to tip sb the wink

informalleid a thabhairt do dhuinenod a thabhairt do dhuine

to tip the balance

(also

tip the scale

, tip the scales

) an difear a dhéanamhan tionchar cinniúnach a imirtyour vote could tip the balance in favour of the opposition d'fhéadfadh do vótasa an freasúra a chur isteachthe scales are tipped against the poor níl cothrom na Féinne á fháil ag na boicht

to tip the scales at

(also

tip the scale at

) she tips the scales at 9 stone meánn sí 9 gcloch, tá sí 9 gcloch mheáchain

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